Text Dependent Question Stems to Improve Student Comprehension
These text dependent question stems will help you ask questions and facilitate discussions that encourage higher order thinking while covering ALL of the informational and literature standards. These serve as a reminder for teachers to regularly assist with comprehension activities. And significantly improve your students ability to comprehend reading or listening to text.
How Do The Stems Work?
- Avoid asking the same questions over and over again
- Have these question stems available during any read aloud or guided reading group.
- This will help ask deeper questions that go beyond basic recall
- Option to use the reference sheet or print to sticky notes place on pages of your book.